Combe House Devon

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A romantic Grade I Elizabethan manor set in 3,500 acres on one of Devon's finest country estates; close to the sea for long coastal walks, yet just a short drive from Exeter.

Discover a wildly romantic, 450-year-old Elizabethan manor for your dream wedding. Set in 3,500 acres on one of Devon's finest country estates, there are beautiful gardens and woodlands walks – perfect for your photos. This elegant luxury country house hotel lies near Gittisham, which Prince Charles called the "ideal English village". Its pretty thatched cottages, Norman church and village green create a timeless picture of days gone by.

Civil ceremonies
You have four different rooms to choose from for your civil wedding. All rooms have wonderful views of the gardens and the Devon countryside beyond.

Church weddings
It is possible to have your wedding ceremony at St. Michael’s church in Gittisham, just 1 mile away. A romantic horse and carriage ride is the perfect way to arrive back at Combe House for your reception.

Wedding receptions
Combe House is ideal for small weddings and larger guest numbers too. There's a range of rooms for your wedding meal, including the:

  • Elegant Panel Room (50 guests)
  • Georgian Kitchen (10-12 guests)
  • Green Mural, Room (30 guests)
  • Pink Dining Room (30 guests)

Overnight accommodation
Extend your wedding by staying overnight. There's a choice of 15 rooms including master bedrooms and suites with wonderful panoramic views. The bedrooms are luxuriously decorated. You can also stay in a romantic thatch cottage for two, perfect for your first days of married life.

New! Combe Thatch House for up to 8 guests (4 double/twins). Set in idyllic country surroundings, they will want to stay forever.

Larger weddings
Larger weddings (between 100 – 150 guests) are possible with a marquee on the croquet lawn.

Testimonials & Gallery

  • "Thank you for everything. Nothing was too much trouble. We have received so many lovely compliments from our guests - everyone was impressed with Combe. It's a delightful destination with charming staff and oodles of romance."

    July 2011
  • "Thank you so much for your wonderful hospitality. John and I had the time of our lives on our wedding weekend. You provided such thoughtful service that we felt like royalty."

    June 2011
  • "What a wonderful day, in a wonderful setting. Accommodation, staff, food, atmosphere all fabulous. The perfect venue for our fairytale wedding."

    May 2011
  • The perfect day... The perfect venue... The perfect wedding. And it's all down to that Combe House magic. Thank you.

    April 2011

Venue Location & Map

Combe House Devon
Combe House Devon
Nr. Exeter
EX14 3AD
Tel: 01404 540400

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